Freight Forwarding News - Port of Brisbane Completes $110M Port Drive Upgrade

By Chi Mai
August 24, 2018

On 7 August, the Port of Brisbane reported the works of the $110M Port Drive upgrade complete - a major road project two years in the making that’s boosting the safety and efficiency of port roads.
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While Uber Exits Self-Driving Trucks Kodiak Robotics Starts Up

By Chi Mai
August 21, 2018

As the autonomous self-driving truck market heats up, Otto/Google veteran Don Burnette and venture capitalist Paz Eshel and their start-up company Kodiak Robotics raise $40M to tackle the long-haul trucking business.
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Freight Forwarding News - DP World Acquires Unifeeder

By Chi Mai
August 14, 2018

DP World, one of the world’s largest port operators, said on Tuesday it had acquired 100 percent of Unifeeder Group, a Danish logistics company, for 660 million euros ($762.6 million).
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Ocean Freight News - August 2018 Rate Restoration // South-East Asia to Australia Trade

By Chi Mai
July 23, 2018

OOCL have announced a rate restoration increase for international shipping cargo going from Southeast Asia to Australia, effective 15th August 2018.
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Freight Forwarding News - Trade Tariffs Could Push Shipping to the Edge

By Chi Mai
July 16, 2018

Trade tariffs between the U.S., China and Europe add to the problems confronting the global shipping industry, which was already struggling this year with weak demand and high fuel prices.
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PwC to Launch New Blockchain-based Supply Chain System with Port of Brisbane | Whale Logistics Blog

By Chi Mai
July 09, 2018

Blockchain is no longer a future technology, as the first of its application is here, and will be implemented sooner than you think.
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Freight Forwarding News - India and China retaliate against US tariffs

By Chi Mai
June 22, 2018

In direct response to U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum, India last week said it would place tariffs on 30 U.S. product lines — from apples to chemical products — worth $241 million.
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Freight Forwarding News - Asia to Australia & NZ Rate Restoration (July 2018)

By Chi Mai
June 13, 2018

Multiple shipping lines has advised a rate restoration for Asia regions to Australia & New Zealand trade lanes, including cargoes from Korea, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Bangladesh...
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Freight Forwarding News - Adelaide Container Terminal Wharf Infrastructure Levy (July 2018)

By Jarrod Collins
June 11, 2018

Adelaide Container Terminal has advised that the land and infrastructure costs associated with operating the landside component of the business have recently significantly increased.
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Freight Forwarding News - Direct Empty Container De-hire Causing Headaches and Increases Costs

By James Demetrios
June 08, 2018

Major container Shipping Lines are now regularly dictating direct empty return to terminals across Australia include OOCL, ANL (CMA-CGM), Hamburg Süd and COSCO, Evergreen and Maersk.
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